Weight Loss Surgery Q&A
After + Weight Loss Surgery
I know that I'm going to need plastic surgery to remove a lot of excess skin. How long should I wait before I get this done? READ MORE
How often do people have successful remission of diabetes when they lose weight? READ MORE
Are there special foods I need to buy or particular weight management brands? READ MORE
Originally lost 160 pounds with diet & exercise & had several surgeries: brachioplasty, masto w/ saline augmentation, medial thigh lift &... READ MORE
Why is there stalls and slow weightloss after weightloss surgery? Is this really normal? I've been at the same weight for 3 weeks and I am 5 weeks post op READ MORE
I had weight loss surgery in Feb. I lost 160lbs with 30lbs more to go. I need skin removed. Which should I have done first?
My most problem area are my thighs. I have severe varicose veins. Now that the fat is less insulting to them, my veins stick out and are more painful... READ MORE
I had my GS in April of this year. I also had a revision.. Removal of the band. I have not seen the success in my weight loss I was expecting. I've... READ MORE
What can I do to stop my body from producing so much fluid after my surgery 5wks ago? Is it not good to be on my feet much?
Had skin removed from inner thighs after weight loss. I am still putting out at least 1000ml a day in one leg and about 5-700ml in the other. I had an... READ MORE
I weighed 104kg and had surgery 3 1/2 years ago and came down to 68 kg. It increased to 74 after a few monthts and stayed the same for a whole year .... READ MORE
lapband problem: i had lapband surgery in 2008. since then slowly gained back almost all the weight i lost in the first 3 mths.
Last week i woke in the middle of the night and felt like something was stuck at my lapband, in the morning when i went to eat a yogurt it would not... READ MORE
40 days now but my wound looks like this it was red and looked like an absess I was put on antibiotics i havent finished the course yet but this... READ MORE
How difficult is it to get a healthy stomach again after ulcers following weight loss surgery? Are certain people more likely to get ulcers even they... READ MORE
I had my VSG on Apr 11, 2013 & my doc made take laxatives 3 days prior to surgery. By the third day I think my body was empty b/c I was having the... READ MORE
Is there any truth to the claim that the weight loss surgeries can cause a cure for Type 2 diabetes or is this just a myth? Have there been studies... READ MORE
I have a large incisional hernia due to weightloss surgery. What type of surgeon is best for the fix, gastro., plastic, general or bariatric? Will... READ MORE
I had this surgery. I was recently diagnosed with diabetes. I have been very sick,more this past year. I weighed 320,I now weigh 150...I get so sick... READ MORE
I am a weight loss patient who just had my MMO 4 days ago. I've been told by someone that it's very common for WLS patients to need more than 1... READ MORE